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ERIC Number: EJ628636
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9602
Is Social Capital Declining in the United States? A Multiple Indicator Assessment.
Paxton, Pamela
American Journal of Sociology, v105 n1 p88-127 Jul 1999
Addresses the limitations of previous research by providing a model of social capital at the national level that makes explicit links to theory and analyzes multiple indicators of social capital. Results indicate some decline in a general measure of social capital, a decline in trust in individuals, no general decline in trust in institutions, and no decline in associations. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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